For Second Straight Year, Capital Impact Partners Named One of the Best Nonprofits to Work For

The NonProfit Times selects Capital Impact Partners as #8 medium-sized nonprofit, #23 overall

May 18, 2022 (Arlington, VA) – For the second straight year, Capital Impact Partners has been selected as one of the 50 Best Nonprofits To Work For by The NonProfit Times, the leading publication for nonprofit managers. 

In these national rankings, Capital Impact was #8 in the medium-sized category (organizations with 50-249 employees) and #23 overall.

“We are excited to see that The NonProfit Times continues to recognize that our mission as a nonprofit and our mission as an employer go hand-in-hand,” said Kim Dorsett, Chief Human Resources Officer at Capital Impact Partners. “Our work at Capital Impact Partners is very fulfilling. The team here is dedicated to helping disinvested communities by removing the barriers to social and economic justice. As an employer, we support our employees and position them to succeed, to grow and thrive both personally and professionally.”

Learn more about Capital Impact Partners’ mission and the benefits of a career with Capital Impact Partners.

“Core to our values is encouraging our staff to bring their ‘whole selves’ to their work,” said Ellis Carr, President and CEO of Capital Impact Partners and CDC Small Business Finance. “This philosophy has not only created an engaging culture, but has also helped us build the kind of mission-focused organization that works with communities to help them thrive.”

The Best Nonprofits To Work For 2022 rankings are based on these key drivers:

  • I feel I am valued in this organization. 
  • I like the type of work that I do. 
  • I have the confidence in the leadership of this organization. 
  • Most days, I feel I have made progress at work. 
  • At this organization, employees have fun at work. 
  • This organization treats me like a person, not a number. 
  • Overall, I’m satisfied with this organization’s benefits package. 
  • I feel I can trust what my supervisor tells me. 
  • Quality is a top priority with this organization. 
  • This organization helps me pursue a career path that aligns with my skills and interests.

The rankings are based on a survey of participating nonprofits, including employees, managers, and outside vendors. The survey asks respondents to respond to 77 statements within eight categories. 

About Capital Impact Partners:

Through capital and commitment, Capital Impact Partners helps people build communities of opportunity that break barriers to success. We work to champion key issues of equity and social and economic justice by deploying mission-driven financing, capacity-building programs, and impact investing opportunities.

A nonprofit Community Development Financial Institution, Capital Impact has disbursed more than $2.5 billion since 1982. In 2020, Capital Impact launched a new enterprise with CDC Small Business Finance under one leadership team and national strategy to reinvent traditional and mainstream financial systems. Our goal is to ensure these systems equitably serve communities of color to drive community-led solutions that support economic mobility and wealth creation.

Our leadership in delivering financial and social impact has resulted in Capital Impact being rated by S&P Global and recognized by Aeris for our performance. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, Capital Impact Partners operates nationally, with local offices in Austin, TX, Detroit, MI, New York, NY, and Oakland, CA.

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